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Friday, September 4, 2015

Christmas Gift Bag w/ Christmas Bell Tag

Created this Christmas Gift Bag with silver, blue & white colors. Used a WeR Gift Bag Punch Board Medium size 11" x 7".

Used a Tim Holtz Mini Christmas Bell.

Heat embossed the Hero Arts sentiment.

Supplies List 

adhesive: foam, red tape
Die-Namics: die - Tag Stax
embossing: Zing Silver emb powder
ink: Versamark
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
paper:  cardstock - Martha Stewart snowflake   blue, silver foil
punch: Crop-A-Dile
rope: Recollections white
stamp: Hero Arts CL498 - sentiment
Tim Holtz:  die - Mini Christmas Bell
tool: WeR Gift Bag Punch Board  Med 11" x 7"

Entering this into the following challenges:    

9/4 Catch the Bug  Aug Recipe Ch - Add 1 Sparkly, 1 Metal & 1 Natural Element  3E(#3) 8/29
   Sparkly - silver foil cardstock, Metal - Silver embossing powder, Natural Element - rope

9/4 CHNC Christmas Ch244 Use some Silver   UE  8/29

9/8 Crafty Gals Ch#35 Embossing  2E(#2) 9/2

9/9 C.R.A.F.T. Ch327 Gift Bag or Box  5E(#1) 9/3

9/11 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#104 Anything Goes  3E(#1)  9/4

9/13 Holly Jolly Christmas Ch - Use a Die  3E(#2) 9/1 

9/14 Cuttlebug Mania Ch - Anything Goes   3E(#3) 9/1

9/30 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch Extra Sept 2015 UE 9/1 
9/30 Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Sept 2015 Ch UE 9/1
9/30 DL.ART Sept Linky Ch 1Eperday/no stack 9/1


  1. What a great tag, wonderful embossing. Thanks for joining my DL.ART September linky challenge. Have a blessed day. DIANA L.

  2. Getting ahead of the Christas rush. Perfect little gift bag. Thanks for joining us at CRAFT Challenge! Brenda

  3. Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  4. I love the look of this tag! Thanks for joining our Recipe Challenge at Bugaboo Stamps' Catch the Bug blog this week. Good luck in the draw; we look forward to seeing more of your lovely creations.
    Jen Leeflang
    Bugaboo DT

  5. Ooo . . . what a gorgeous tag! Love the paper and the silver embossing. Thanks for playing with CHNCC2.

  6. I think the colors make this look really elegant. A very pretty gift wrap. Nice work, Melissa!
    Pia, Bugaboo DT

  7. Very pretty- love the color choices. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Gals Corner.

  8. Beautiful tag. I love the silver against the papers you chose. THANK YOU FOR PLAYING THE DL.ART THANKFUL THURSDAY SEPTEMBER LINKY CHALLENGE

  9. What a great tag, lovely embossing. Thank you for playing with us at the Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge , “Use a die”. We hope to see you back again soon! Karola, HJ DT, InvisiblePinkCards

  10. Another great tag Melissa

    Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania this time x